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How to survive exam season!

It’s mid-exams over here, and whilst I am definitely not an expert I’m pretty exam-experienced by now! I’ve always found it difficult to focus and maintain concentration for the whole exam period, but this year I think I’ve finally nailed it! It’s ridiculous, but the tips I’ve been given since first year are actually what

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Summer School in Utrecht!

  About 6 months ago I was busy procrastinating over something, browsing random University webpages when I came across a list of things you could do abroad at other universities for the summer. There were scholarships to study in China and Japan, and grants from Santander to visit summer schools around the world, and from

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Happy New Year!

I know a lot of people who are cynical about New Years Resolutions, with good reason. It’s usually just promising unrealistic things which are forgotten about by the second week of January, and I’ll freely admit that I’m guilty of that… But there’s something about having a whole fresh year to do things with that

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Love Learning: Maths!

Hi everyone :)   As promised here is my video entry to the UCAS Love Learning competition. The challenge was to explain why you loved studying your subject at degree level in 30 seconds. I wasn’t too keen on recording my own voice for it but it would have been difficult to say everything I

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